Sapper John William Grant

Canadian Railway Troops

Died: Thursday 18 October 1917 (aged 30)

Connected records

Record:
GRANT, JOHN WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of A. C. and Louise E. C. McP. Grant. Born Oso Station, Ontario.
Cemetery:
NINE ELMS BRITISH CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
VI. C. 17.
Country:
Belgium

Possible matches

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Name recorded:
Grant, John William
Memorial:
Broadhempston - Cross (WMR 25987)
Location:
Broadhempston, Devon
Name recorded:
Grant, J W
Memorial:
Ballyclare Presbyterians - WW1 (WMR 6431)
Location:
Ballyclare, Antrim
Name recorded:
Grant, J W
Memorial:
Great Moor School (WMR 75713)
Location:
Stockport, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Grant, J W
Memorial:
Newcastle Upon Tyne Postal Area And Northern Engineering District WW1 (WMR 48364)
Location:
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear

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Name:
Brigadier General C J C Grant
Context:
commander
Date:
22 Oct 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 8 Battalion Royal Berkshire Regiment (page 338)